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What’s in a name – attorney, solicitor, barrister, lawyer…?

19 november 2017 door Liz van der L.
I’m always curious to find out how Dutch lawyers describe themselves in English. I’ve seen quite a few variations over the years that I have been teaching legal English to Dutch legal professionals. The most common variant that appears on the English language version of your business card seems to...
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Cambridge Engels: alles wat je moet weten over de examens Business English

17 oktober 2017 door Alma Bonger
Veel cursisten zakelijk Engels bereiden zich momenteel voor op hun Cambridge examens. Waar het allemaal om draait? In een notendop: Cambridge Assessment English is een organisatie die examens en kwalificaties Engels voor cursisten en docenten aanbiedt. Ze bestaan al sinds 1913 en elk jaar leggen meer dan 5 miljoen mensen een Cambridge...
Engels

Business writing: getting your point across

15 september 2017 door Alma Bonger
Many students struggle with getting their point across when writing in English. Some students find it difficult to express their ideas clearly and simply, which might result in miscommunication due to the inclusion of redundant, or unnecessary information. How can you avoid wasting time on writing wordy texts? Read this...
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Learn a new language in 4 easy steps

25 juli 2017 door Alma Bonger
Language is the glue that brings us together and sets us apart as human beings. We are social creatures by nature and we all need language to communicate. But what happens when two people don’t speak the same language?

5 reasons to learn English

26 juni 2017 door Alma Bonger
The omnipresence of English is hard to ignore. 510 million people around the world currently use it to communicate daily. If you have previously followed an English language course, you might have encountered some difficulty or felt discouraged by its many complexities. Despite any frustration involved with harnessing this powerful...
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3 Things Every Dutch Speaker Should Be Aware Of When Learning English

6 juni 2017 door Alma Bonger
The apple doesn’t fall far from the tree. English falls under the Germanic branch of the Indo-European language family, which means it is closely related to Dutch, German, and the Scandinavian languages. The Dutch are known for their willingness to learn other languages, particularly English, which they regularly encounter in...

Herman Koch’s English language report

30 mei 2017 door Jo van Aken
Language Partners onderzoekt hoe het is gesteld met de talenkennis van onze BN’ers. Deze maand: bestsellerauteur Herman Koch. Zijn boeken werden vertaald in vele talen en zijn ook internationaal een succes. Waar wij dus benieuwd naar waren: hoe zit het met het Engels van Herman Koch? Taaltainer Jo schreef een taalrapport.

Douwe Bob’s English language report

11 mei 2017 door Jo van Aken
Language Partners onderzoekt hoe het is gesteld met de talenkennis van onze BN’ers. Deze maand kijken we naar de Engelse talenkennis van Douwe Bob. Hoe brengt de Nederlandse Songfestivalkandidaat van 2016 het ervan af?

The Common Linnets’ English language report

23 maart 2017 door Language Partners
Language Partners onderzoekt hoe het is gesteld met de talenkennis van onze BN’ers. Deze maand kijken we naar de Engelse talenkennis van Ilse de Lange en JB Meijers van The Common Linnets. Welk cijfer scoren zij? 
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What is business English and what makes it different than general English?

21 maart 2017 door Alma Bonger
“Learning another language is not only learning different words for the same things, but learning another way to think about things.” ‒ Flora Lewis (1922-2002), American journalist In most cases, learning a second language results from a strong ambition to understand and be understood in another cultural context. When considering...

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